Laura Roberts, MD, MA

Psychiatrist

Katharine Dexter McCormick and Stanley McCormick Memorial Professor in the School of Medicine

Outpatient Psychiatry Clinic

Professional Education

  • Board Certification: Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (1994)
  • Fellowship: University of New Mexico School of Medicine (1994) NM
  • Residency: University of New Mexico School of Medicine (1993) NM
  • Fellowship: University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine (1989) IL
  • Medical Education: University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine (1988) IL
  • MA, University of Chicago, Philosophy (1983)
  • BA, University of Chicago, Social Studies of Science & Med (1982)

Honors & Awards

  • Distinguished Service Award, American Psychiatric Association (2014)
  • Lifetime Achievement Award, Association for Academic Psychiatry (2010)
  • University of Toronto Centennial Award for Leading International Psychiatric Educator, University of Toronto Department of Psychiatry Centennial Celebration (2008)
  • Best Doctors in America, Best Doctors Inc. (1996-present)
  • Distinguished Life Fellow, Association for Academic Psychiatry (2006-present)
  • Distinguished Psychiatrist Award, American Psychiatric Association (2005)
  • Rock Sleyster Scholar, American Medical Association (1987)
  • American Medical Women's Association Award for Scholastic Achievement, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine (1988)
  • Upjohn Award in Medicine for Outstanding Achievement, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine (1988)
  • Sol W. Ginsburg Fellow, Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry (1990-1992)
  • Laughlin Fellow, American College of Psychiatrists (1992)
  • Ethel Ginsburg Fellow, Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry (1992-1993)
  • Senescu Award, University of New Mexico School of Medicine (1993)
  • Rosenbaum Faculty Award, Department of Psychiatry, University of New Mexico School of Medicine (1997)
  • Robert Kellner Teaching Award, Department of Psychiatry, University of New Mexico School of Medicine (1997)
  • Deborah J. Harrington Award, Department of Psychiatry, University of New Mexico School of Medicine (1998)
  • Medical Education Scholar, University of New Mexico School of Medicine (1998)
  • Faculty Teaching Excellence Award, Education Council, University of New Mexico School of Medicine (1998)
  • Nancy C.A. Roeske, M.D., Certificate of Recognition for Excellence in Medical Student Education, American Psychiatric Association (2001)
  • Fellow, American Psychiatric Association (2003-present)
  • Fellow, Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine (2004-present)
  • Fellow, American Psychopathological Association (2005-present)

Administrative Appointments

  • Chief, Psychiatry Service, Stanford Hospital and Clinics (2010 - Present)
  • Chairman, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine (2010 - Present)
  • Editor-in-Chief, Academic Psychiatry (2002 - Present)